- Revisioning the Nursing Shortage: A Call to Caring for Healing the Healthcare System. Quinn, Janet F. // Frontiers of Health Services Management;Winter2002, Vol. 19 Issue 2, p3
Examines the effect of nursing shortage on the quality of care facing the healthcare system in the U.S. Ecological model of resource conservation; Creation of habitats for healing; Reemergence of the caring and healing environment necessary for attracting and keeping more nurses.
- Reply. Quinn, Janet F. // Frontiers of Health Services Management;Winter2002, Vol. 19 Issue 2, p41
Responds to comments made on the author's article about nursing shortage. Nurse's environment in magnet hospitals; Use of traditional business models; Loss of focus on the caring, healing and meaning dimensions of healthcare delivery.
- nursing intervention. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p1609
An encyclopedia entry for "nursing intervention," which refers to the step after planning in the nursing process, is presented.
- Nursing Minimum Data Set. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p1610
An encyclopedia entry for "Nursing Minimum Data Set (NMDS)," which refers to a standardized set of data identifying essential, common and core data elements collected in all settings for any patient receiving nursing care, is presented.
- nursing theorist, nurse theorist. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p1610
An encyclopedia entry for "nursing theorist" or "nurse theorist," which refers to a person who develops nursing theories, is presented.
- Editorial. Roberts, Dottie // MEDSURG Nursing;Oct2006, Vol. 15 Issue 5, p262
The article shares the author's experiences which reflect the impact of nursing care. For 15 years, the author was able to see the importance of nurses in health care in the U.S. When her younger daughter had surgery for chronic compartment syndrome, it was a nurse anesthetist who spent time...
- Nurses and the corporatisation of health care. Uren, Judy // Australian Nursing Journal;Apr97, Vol. 4 Issue 9, p3
Editorial. Comments on the effects of corporatization of health care on the role of nurses. Cross training of health care facilities cleaners, security guards and housekeepers as nurses; Author's contention of the desire of Columbia/HCA to control the Australian health care market; Collapse of...
- THE MALAWI CONNECTION. Knith, Jenny // Nursing Standard;10/15/2008, Vol. 23 Issue 6, p23
Links between nurses in Scotland and Malawi have had a positive effect in both countries, with Scottish nurses engaging in fund-raising activities and Malawian nurses bolstering membership of their new nursing union.
- Oncology Bedside Nursing: Memories of Yesterday. // ONS News;Jul2002, Vol. 17 Issue 7, p4
Presents an article on the role of nurses in oncology bedside nursing. Chemotherapy drugs used by nurses for patients; Details on the preparation of chemotherapy drugs; Other nurses involved in caring for patients in the general medicine units.
- Our Human Rights. Burger, Deborah // Revolution: The Journal for RNs & Patient Advocacy;Oct/Nov2003, Vol. 4 Issue 5, p2
Discusses issues faced by nurses in the United States. Institute for Health and Socio-economic Policy's (IHSP) papers documenting excessive corporate profits and executive salaries; Increase in health costs; IHSP program to rehabilitate health care.